Art Exchange | Unlock the art world

 

Art Exchange, a new event uniting the worlds of art, tech and business, launches.

23 - 25 September, 2016 - Candid Arts Trust, London

Targeted at businesses, creatives and influencers and open to everyone, Art Exchange aims to bridge the creative-corporate divide and show how the artist's mindset and the creative power of visual art can generate transformative business results.

The event will feature 4 KEYS to unlock the artworld for business, via internationally curated artworks, a thought leadership programme of 6 interactive sessions and the largest open-sourced art game created by New York artist Peter Hopkins.

 

Under the distinguished patronage of ADVANCY | Worldwide Strategy Consulting

Under the distinguished patronage of ADVANCY | Worldwide Strategy Consulting


Artists

20+ internationally curated artworks and projects at the intersection of business and art will be showcased, with artists on-site for presentation, Q&As and interviews. The exhibitions will feature work from artists including Jacob Wolff, Xavier Roux and Gareb Shamus. Expect 21st Century Patronage, via "Art for Space", "Art for Products" and "Art for Media", covering all visual art disciplines.


Speakers & Panelists

Art Exchange’s thought leadership programme features interactive sessions aimed at unlocking the art world for business. Speakers such as François Mazoudier, Joelle Deroy and Eric de Bettignies are headlining the talks programme. Topics under discussion include:

  • Art & Technology
  • The Artist as Consultant
  • 21st Century Patronage
  • How to Create Coincidences
  • Citydrift London: Drift, Data, Discuss
  • The Connected Culture

Citydrift Art Game

Attendees will also get the chance to play the world’s largest interactive open-sourced art game, Citydrift. Created by New York artist Peter Hopkins, Citydrift allows players to wander through London and become an artist for a night. Art Exchange will mark the first time the game has been played outside the US. The winner of the game at the event will receive an artwork. 


 

3 DAY TIMETABLE

Friday Sept 23 (5:30pm to 10pm)     

PRIVATE VIEW | MEET THE ARTISTS    

Meet Art Exchange artists on site, management team and curators, for a preview of the exhibition including Q&As, interviews and drinks. 

Art Exchange | Welcome Address (7pm to 7:30pm)

Saturday Sept 24 (10am to 10pm)    

ART SHOW | 21st CENTURY PATRONAGE

More than 20 internationally curated artworks and creative projects intersecting business and art selected for showcase, with artists on site for presentations. 

GARDEN & CAFE LUNCH (12:30PM - 1:30PM)

ART TALKS | THE ART THINK FACTORY

  • 2.30pm - 3.00pm   Art and Technology (Moderated by Jean-Baptiste Leroux)
  • 3.00pm - 3.30pm   The Artist as Consultant (Moderated by Joelle Deroy, with Eric de Bettignies Guest Speaker)

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  • 4.00pm - 4.30pm   How to Create Coincidences (Moderated by Joelle Deroy, with Xavier Roux Guest Speaker)
  • 4.30pm - 5.00pm   The Connected Culture (Moderated by Peter Hopkins)

ART GAME | CITYDRIFT (6pm to 10pm)

Created by NY artist Peter Hopkins - Wander through London and become an artist for a night. An elected winner will receive a collaborative artwork.

Sunday Sept 25 (10am to 6pm)

ART SHOW | 21ST CENTURY PATRONAGE

More than 20 internationally curated artworks and creative projects intersecting business and art selected for showcase, with artists on site for presentations.

ART TALKS | THE ART THINK FACTORY

  • 2.30pm - 3.00pm   21st Century Patronage (Moderated by Jean-Baptiste Leroux)
  • 3.00pm - 3.30pm   Citydrift: Drift, Data, Discuss (Moderated by Peter Hopkins)

Garden & cafe (all day)

One-on-One Meet Ups and Unwind

 

2 minutes away from Angel Tube station


Founding Partners

ART EXCHANGE was designed and imagined by 3 founding partners, at the heart of the new discussion and mind-set between Arts and Corporates. This collaborative journey started in January 2016, in New York. It is now being brought to London for the first time. 
Together, they are combining 3 intertwined perspectives:

  • DRIVING CHANGE WITH ART (PARIS -  NEW YORK - LONDON) 

  • ELX ART (LONDON - GENEVA)

  • SHHHIM (NEW YORK)

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Corporate Patron

The ADVANCY Group, at the forefront of creative thinking and material change.

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